The Greatest Show Within a Show

New, innovative show specifically designed for the concrete industry. The largest and most appropriate construction event in the UK, providing opportunities to share knowledge, solve problems and explore new, sustainable ways of working with other members of the concrete industry. The event is based at the NEC in Birmingham, holding 9 events under 1 roof. […]

New Apprenticeship Intake February 2019

Evidence from Skills training UK indicates that employing apprentices provide numerous benefits for the employer including : Boost Productivity and competitiveness Reduce skills shortages in within the business as can train apprentices in specific areas to suit business needs Apprentices are loyal to the company Apprentices contribute to company’s income whilst learning  Funding available for […]

Apprenticeship Intake January 2019

Dates: Thursday 17th & Friday 18th January 2019 Why train under the DSA Apprenticeship Scheme? The DSA Apprenticeship is a practical worked based scheme aiming to fulfill any skill gaps within the specialist sector, whilst proving that standards have been met by having the opportunity to lead to an NVQ/ SVQ Diploma and apprenticeships deed. […]

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Demolition

**Dates to be confirmed** This qualification can only be achieved in a real workplace environment; therefore, learners MUST be employed to undertake this qualification. NEW QUALIFICATION: Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Demolition designed to give the learner the opportunity to demonstrate and recognise their skills, knowledge and understanding, to allow the learner to demonstrate competence […]

NVQ Level 6 Management Program 30th & 31st January 2019

Wanting to better yourself and your company? Do you want to expand your skill set and knowledge? The Drilling and Sawing Association have a Level 6 Management Programme intake happening on the Wednesday 30th & Thursday 31st January 2019, where learners will use their real-life work experiences and knowledge to become a specialist on general […]

Achieve a CSCS Green Labourers Card in 1 Day

The aim of this course is for new operatives to obtain a drilling and sawing trainee card. What is a CSCS Green Labourers card? A CSCS Card is issued by the Construction Skills Certification Scheme, which shows employers what qualifications individuals have achieved without needing to carry all the relevant documents around. The green Labourers […]

Why mental Health Awareness Courses are so important in the construction industry

Stressed Construction workers is NOT the norm The Construction industry is one of the largest workforces accounting for 7% of the UK’s Overall workforce. Employing over 2.3 million people. Nevertheless, has one of the highest suicide rates. Male construction workers are almost three times more likely to take their own life than the national male […]

Level 6 Managers Up-Skilling Programme – New Intake

Level 6 Managers Up-Skilling Programme – New Intake We are due a new in-take for the Level 6 Managers Up-Skilling Programme, starting Monday 4th September 2017   Please email info@tacltd.org.uk for more information.   Places book up fast, so get in touch now if you feel this is for you:   What the programme involves: […]

SSSTS Refresher Course

We will be running a One Day SSSTS Refresher on Saturday 23rd September 2017, if you have employees who wish to renew and would like them to attend a refresher course, please email info@tacltd.org.uk for more information.   This one-day course will reinforce and update employees knowledge and understanding of their legal responsibilities regarding health, […]

Level 6 Managers Up-Skilling Programme – New Intake

We have a new in-take for the Level 6 Managers Up-Skilling Programme, starting 5th June 2017 Places book up fast, so get in touch now if you feel this is for you:   What the programme involves: 12 Days off the job training sessions Scenario based workbooks Mentoring support Assessment by an approved assessor CITB […]